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Overall rating
91.71/100
votes
40
Whiskybase ID
WB34758
Category
Single Malt
Distillery
Bottler
Gordon & MacPhail (GM)
Bottling serie
Licensed Bottling
Vintage
1969
Bottled
2012
Calculated age
43 years old
Strength
43.0 % Vol.
Size
700 ml
Added on
23 Aug 2012 8:03 pm
Uncolored

Average value

€ 1247.49

28 × in wishlist

40 × member ratings

42 × in collection

Whisky Reviews for Strathisla 1969 GM

4 users have left a review for this whisky and scored it an average of 91.71 points

  1. zwoetzner scored this whisky 98 points Member Senior

    I would buy a great whisky, a grenade.
    • Nose
      97 97
      Sherry, raisins, brown sugar, some wood.
    • Taste
      98 98
      Very complex, soft, sweet, balanced, sherry.
    • Finish
      98 98
      A hint of sherry, slightly sweet and soft on the finish.

  2. hansverkerk scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    • Nose
      89 89
    • Taste
      87 87
    • Finish
      88 88

  3. Hare&Copper scored this whisky 89 points Expert Senior

    Great nose, very nice palate but a bit too much oak for me.
    • Nose
      Coal smoke, polished wood. Oil - engine, linseed, and machine. Slightly metallic. Sherry, some tropical fruit - mango, melon - dark chocolate, fruit cake, coffee, licorice, menthol.
    • Taste
      Quite oaky and drying, but some nice creamy notes, tropical fruit, Christmas cake, raisins, leather and coal smoke.
    • Finish
      Long and warming. Oak, aniseed, smoke. Bitter dark chocolate. Gets a bit too bitter and dry at the end.

  4. Malt Hans scored this whisky 91 points Connoisseur

    Fruity and woody aroma, cardamom, cinnamon,
    ripe pear, plum jam, figs and furniture polish. Soft tannic taste, mint,
    camphor, anise, red grapefruit, hop and dark chocolate. Long, spicy,
    herbal and fruity end.

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